Entries by Stephen McCarney

OPAQ VP Tricia Bonora Recognized as Top Channel Chief by CRN

HERNDON, Va. – February 11, 2019 – OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Tricia Bonora, its Vice President of Channels, one of the top Channel Chiefs for 2019. This prestigious annual list recognizes IT channel executives who demonstrate exceptional leadership, vision and commitment […]

OPAQ Awarded Patent for Software-Defined Network Segmentation

Innovation Used in Security-as-a-Service Platform Monitors and Enforces Security Policies on Devices from the Cloud HERNDON, Va. – Dec. 12, 2018 – OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced that it has received a patent from the United States Patent & Trademark Office for its software-defined network segmentation technology that monitors connection requests on […]

OPAQ Named a Hottest Cyber Security Startup of 2018 by CRN

Security-as-a-Service Platform Provider Recognized for Commitment to Partner Success and Accelerated Growth HERNDON, Va. – Dec. 4, 2018– OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it was named one of CRN Magazine’s Top 10 Hottest Cyber Security Startups of 2018 for its technology and channel program innovations, new funding and seasoned executive team. According […]

Quick Fix for Those Still Not in Compliance with NIST 800-171

Software-defined network segmentation puts you in compliance and is fast, simple to implement   For many federal agencies December 31, 2017 was the deadline to have their contractors who store, process, or transmit Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) align with the NIST 800-171’s security requirements. With more than 100 information security requirements, no doubt many contractors, […]

OPAQ Customer Nyhart Receives 2019 CSO50 Award for Security-as-a-Service Deployment

Employee Benefits Firm Replaced Hardware and Software with Cloud-Delivered Network Security to Achieve Superior Protection, Performance and ROI   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced that customer Nyhart, a privately held employee benefits and actuary service company, has been recognized with a prestigious 2019 CSO50 Award from IDG’s CSO for its managed security […]

OPAQ CTO Tom Cross Named an Industry Leader of the Year by SC Media

IT Security Researcher, Entrepreneur and Advocate Recognized for his Contributions with 2018 Reboot Leadership Award   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced that its CTO Tom Cross has been recognized as a Reboot Leadership Award 2018 recipient by SC Media, publishers of SC Magazine, in the C-Suite category. The annual awards honor executive […]

OPAQ Joins Palo Alto Networks MSSP Specialization Partner Program

OPAQ Cloud Platform Makes It Possible for Midsize Companies to Access Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall-as-a-Service Capabilities from Service Providers OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it has joined Palo Alto Networks® MSSP Partner Program to enable managed services providers (MSPs) and managed security services providers (MSSPs) to deliver Palo Alto Networks enterprise-grade […]